Brownsville

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,600, min $931 - max $4,200

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me

Commute

There are 7 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Higher, rank #18 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #175 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Public Transport
  • Internet Access
  • Cost of Living
  • Resale or Rental Value
  • Neighborly Spirit

Not great for

  • Nightlife
  • Safe & Sound
  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Clean & Green

Who lives here?

  • Singles
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Hipsters
  • Retirees
“OK Place“

an average place

ditmas89 • Nov 13, 2014
“Brownsville move to the Moon !“

Not dissing my old hood.Brownsville is not what it once was. It's certain sections of Brownsville I wouldn't recommended to live there unless you need to.Housing Projects in not a nice place to raise kid's.Too many negative things going on.Like shootings,drugs,gangs and crack heads.Even though th... Read more

Black202 • Nov 29, 2013
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Street view

What do you think about this neighborhood?

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me